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Manx Classic

One sprint, two hillclimbs, three days of great Manx motorsport!

Governor's Sprint -- Douglas


The Governor's Sprint starts from the pit lane at the world-famous TT Grandstand on Glencrutchery Road in Douglas, travels through the Governor's Dip and finishes on the A18 Mountain Road, near The Nook on the TT Course 'old road' near Onchan.

Creg Willey's Hillclimb -- Glen Helen

Creg Willey's runs through Glen Helen, north of Ballig Bridge on the TT course, before negotiating Creg Willey's hill, past Sarah's Cottage and on to Lambfell, finishing on the Cronk-y-Voddy straight. The course is approx 1.45 miles.

Lhergy Frissell Hillclimb -- Ramsey

Lhergy Frissell Hillclimb takes the world-famous TT course out of Ramsey, through the famous Ramsey Hairpin, Waterworks and Gooseneck corners. The longest hillclimb in Great Britain, it encorporates part of the original Gordon Bennett Eliminating Trails course of 1904 and the original (car) TT course, from 1905 onwards. The course is approx 1.48 miles.


Entry Fee Statement

The standard entry fee for the full event is £440. Individual events can be entered for £160 each.

Entries submitted after Saturday 1st April 2017 will be charged a late entry fee of £100.

In the event you need to withdraw from the event, your entry fee will be refunded less an administration fee; £50 before the closing date, £70 after the closing date.

Payment can be made online or by cheque.


Spectator Information

Spectators are very welcome to come along to view the Governor's Sprint in Douglas and the Lhergy Frissell hillclimb in Ramsey.

Both venues are very accessible and have various good viewing points for spectators. Viewing is free of charge at both venues. The Friday event is not easily accessible, nor does it have any parking facilities, and is therefore unsuitable for spectators.

Warning: Motorsport can be dangerous. Despite the organisers taking all reasonable precautions, unavoidable accidents can happen, in respect of these you are present at your own risk

Please get to your spectator point in good time before roads close and please park considerately well away from the course, bearing in mind local residents and that emergency vehicles may need to get past your vehicle.

Please be aware that the Manx Classic is held on closed public roads, under the Road Races Act. Once the roads are closed there is strictly no access on to the road, including pavements and verges, within the closure area, for the whole of the closure period. Please listen to and respect the wishes of the marshals and officials on duty regards access and spectating. Enjoy the event!

Road Closures

The Manx Motor Racing Club wishes to thank all local residents and businesses for their understanding and support.


Travel & Accomodation Links

Ferry travel (daily from Liverpool and Heysham, Lancs):  Steam Packet website

Flights to and from the UK and Ireland:  Isle of Man airport website

General tourist Info:  Visit Isle of Man       Google Map of the Isle of Man


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Rally Car in Isle of ManOr contact us by post at:

Manx Motor Racing Club Limited,
58 Ballachurry Avenue, Onchan,
Isle of Man. IM3 4BA.

Or call us on: 01624 670150